Federal Policy

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October 12, 2019

Funding for Equity: Designing State Dual Enrollment Funding Models to Close Equity Gaps

Having students pay dual enrollment tuition is a barrier to equity of engagement. Multiple states have removed this barrier, and implemented policy and funding systems to ensure that students and parents do not shoulder a tuition burden. FUNDING FOR EQUITY: Designing State Dual Enrollment Funding Models to Close Equity Gaps Dual enrollment equity means that…

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August 30, 2019

Higher Education Act

While states have taken the lead in enacting concurrent enrollment policy, federal policy has encouraged states to pursue concurrent enrollment as a strategy for college and career readiness and success. NACEP worked with bipartisan congressional supporters to include dual and concurrent enrollment in the Higher Education Opportunity Act of 2008. Federal investment should be sustained…

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August 30, 2019

Federal Programs

Federal Programs While states have taken the lead in enacting concurrent enrollment policy, numerous federal policies encourage the development of concurrent enrollment partnerships between secondary schools and institutions of higher education. The U.S. Department of Education regularly includes dual and concurrent enrollment in policy guidance and grant guidelines for a number of new and existing…

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August 30, 2019

Perkins Career and Technical Education Act

The Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act, a reauthorization of the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act (referred to as Perkins V) encourages states and local entities to consider dual and concurrent enrollment as critical pathways for postsecondary attainment in high-value career fields. Schools around the country have demonstrated…

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